Therapeutics

1900 Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)  
presented a paper entitled "Dislocation of the Humérus Complicated by Fracture at or Near the Sur¬ gical Neck," of which he said that he had found only 119 cases reported. The injury is an important one on account of the difficulties encountered in treatment and the very serious impairment of function resulting in a majority of cases. The subcoracoid variety makes up 75 per cent, of all cases. The seat of fracture was in the surgical neck in 73 per cent, of
doi:10.1001/jama.1900.02460330053017 fatcat:g672azmzgjd6pgpgzbhcgq3iym